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Reform Matters: September 29, 2016

posted by Alana | September 29, 2016, 10:24 pm


Spotlight: Teachers Have Options in Illinois, Nationwide
  
Teachers Who Oppose CTU Strike Can Opt Out of the UnionIllinoispolicy.com, 9/26/16  

"Chicago Teachers Union, or CTU, members voted Sept. 22-23 to authorize a strike ---  a move that could affect thousands of teachers and hundreds of thousands of students. A strike date could be announced as early as Sept. 28. But not all teachers think going on strike is a good idea...
Fortunately, teachers facing this hard decision have a way out: They can become fair share payers...

Nonmembers may no longer be eligible for the liability insurance the union previously provided, but teachers can find support in organizations such as the Association of American Educators, or AAE. AAE is an association of nonunion educators who 'put the educational interests of students first and foremost.' Among other things, AAE provides liability insurance to its member teachers..." Click here to read the full article.
 
Could Middle School Bullying Be a Thing of the Past?

posted by Alana | September 29, 2016, 02:17 pm


There may finally be a solution to end middle school bullying. Seem too far fetched to be true? Not according to a recent study by researchers from Syracuse University and New York University.

According to the latest research on bullying in school, new evidence suggests that the solution to bullying may be to get rid of middle school all together!

 
Memory Techniques For Learning a New Language

posted by Alana | September 26, 2016, 10:10 am

By: AAE Member Dave Mitchell

 

Language is a medium to communicate. People use languages to communicate either with people of the same language or a different language. Learning a new language is very interesting; however. it requires a lot of memory techniques to master. It is always a new experience, both exciting and adventurous, requiring complete interest, concentration and dedication.

 

There are several methods to learning a new language including different techniques for learning and remembering; however, it always requires an appropriate amount of time.

 

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